investing

12 cryptocurrency alternatives to bitcoin

Move over, Bitcoin. The world of virtual currencies is getting crowded with altcoins.

These days, there are about 20 types of cryptocurrency that sell for more than $1, according to CoinMarketCap.com. Even more are in penny-stock range.

Here are 12 cryptocurrency alternatives to Bitcoin. Prices and market capitalization of altcoins are based on data from CoinMarketCap.com on Feb. 28, 2014, and not all are in the top 10 by either measure.

advertisement

Show Bankrate's community sharing policy
          Connect with us
advertisement
CD & INVESTING NEWSLETTER

Learn the latest trends that will help grow your portfolio, plus tips on investing strategies. Delivered weekly.

CDs and Investment

DIY retirement investing

Dear Senior Living Adviser, For the past 16 years, I have let someone else manage our accounts, and for the past 5 years my investments earned nothing, even as the U.S. stock market tripled. We could have done so much better.... Read more

advertisement

Blog

Sheyna Steiner

Last week a bunch of 401(k) investors freaked

Goosed by stock market losses last week, some 401(k) investors sold out of stocks and bought fixed-income investments, HR consultant Aon Hewitt reported.  ... Read more

Partner Center
advertisement

Connect with us